It’s not often that I write about cameras. It’s not that I don’t use them very often, because I do – it’s a big part of “blogging” for a living – but because I’m not buying new cameras very often. My Canon S95 is still holding up well. But here’s the thing: the new Nikon […]
Gadgets & Gear
If there's one thing we've noticed over the years, it's that many reviews aren't very honest. They often leave out glaring problems, meaning sad times for the poor bloke who went out and bought the thing. Well, I'm here to tell you that we won't be pulling any punches. Whether we're reviewing the latest Android phone or an ultralight backpack, we'll cover it all, the good and the bad.
Laundry is a never ending story and unfortunately it’s something that has to be done unless your intention is to keep people away. If you don’t like using detergent because you think it’s a ripoff or perhaps you don’t want the chemicals or perfumes on your clothes then consider the Crystal Wash. Crystal Wash is […]
Ever since the Surgeon General has started the very familiar movement that cigarette smoking is dangerous to your health, every cigarette company started searching for ways to reduce the tar and nicotine levels of their products. In the effort to create a more safe smoking experience, a new industry was born. Since its origin, the […]
Everything in the home seems to be getting smarter as the years go by. We have smart appliances, smart TV’s, vacuums, toilets (although expensive), and even smart light bulbs. And now, we have smart trashcans. Unfortunately, this trashcan won’t go around the home looking for trash to pickup but it does have a number of […]
E-cigarettes, the ‘vape shops’ which sell them, and the practice of ‘vaping’ has spread like wildfire in the last two years, but not all areas have responded equally to the devices. In Pittsburgh, vaping is so popular that the city recently hosted its first Vaping Convention, and local vape shops sell everything from “starter kids” […]
Here in Vancouver, BC, the temperate has been higher than normal for this time of the year. Homes here do not usually have air conditioning units since our summers are not considered to be all that hot with an average summer temperature of 70 degrees Fahrenheit. Of course there are the odd days where the […]